Dalehead is a division of Tulip Ltd, one of the largest meat processors in the UK, and part of the Danish Crown group. As a division, we operate four manufacturing sites across the UK, supplying Waitrose with over 400 products, including fresh pork, bacon, sausage, cooked meats, lamb and added value products. Dalehead is proud of its integrated supply chain, producing innovative outdoor bred, free range and organic food products for Waitrose in a relationship that has been established for over 30 years and we are currently looking for talented people to join us on our journey to deliver our strategic operational plans. If you have a passion for the food industry and are looking for a great company to launch your career, then read on!
Here at Dalehead Foods we understand how important it is to offer our graduates the opportunity to learn and develop, gain experience, apply their knowledge and be given responsibility. That is why our graduates will be involved in the many aspects of Operations within the factory from the outset, working within a team dedicated to delivering quality products and customer service to our customer. In addition, as part of the Tulip group, we also offer a structured graduate programme, giving our graduates opportunity to further develop their personal skills as well as gaining experience across a leading food business. Being part of a global organisation also means we can offer broader opportunity for career advancement, supporting our graduates to meet their full potential.
Here are a few things our graduate would get involved in:-
Team management and development
Continuous improvement and LEAN manufacturing techniques
Drive efficiencies to ensure the delivery of market leading service levels.
Manage operational KPI’s, again driving improvements.
So are you the person we are looking for?
An excellent communicator and able to build rapport with people.
Collaborative and able to work within a team.
A real eye for detail, putting product safety and quality first.
Commercially minded and customer focussed.
Analytical and uses numbers to make smart decisions.
A self-starter, motivated with good organisational skills.
Has tenacity and resilience, and able to keep calm under pressure.
Are you passionate about great food, operationally driven and looking to launch your career in the food industry? Willing to learn and experience new challenges in a fast paced business?
If this sounds like you, and you have at least a 2.1 Degree or similar qualification in a related degree then we would really like to hear from you.